Memorias do Instituto Butantan, volume 5 (1930) + volume 16 (1942) + volume 17 (1943)

By Memorias do Instituto Butantan

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$ 60.00

Pp. (vol. 5): 1-264, numerous text-figures and photos, a few in color; (vol. 16): 1-359, numerous text-figures and photos; (vol. 17): 1-285, numerous text-figures and photos.  Original printed gray wrappers, lg 8vo.  Memorias do Instituto Butantan, volume 5 (1930), volume 16 (1942) and volume 17 (1943).  These three volumes contain 45 individual articles on venomous creatures especially snakes and their effect on humans.  Most articles are authors by members of the Instituto Butantan.  The text is in Portuguese.  Early volumes of this journal are quite scarce.  No ownership marks and no signs of use.

Publisher Instituto Butantan
Publisher Place São Paulo
Date Published 1930-1943
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 3
Reprint No
Condition Very good
Condition Description Light edge wear to wrappers, some sunning to the outer edges of the wrappers, volume 17 has some minor discoloration to the top outer page edge only; a tight and clean copy in very good condition.
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